[CentOS-virt] Is anyone already working on RPMs for VirtualBox OSE?

Greg Bailey gbailey at lxpro.com
Thu Sep 13 17:05:25 UTC 2007

Karanbir Singh wrote:
> Greg Bailey wrote:
>> I have some RPMs I've made of innotek's VirtualBox OSE (Open Source 
>> Edition) for both CentOS 4 and CentOS 5 (i386).  These RPMs include 
>> the dkms support for the kernel driver, etc.  I have a couple of 
>> subtle things to fix in the RPMs (like setting the permissions on 
>> udev devices, etc.) but they're already usable.  Before I spend more 
>> time on it, and submit it for inclusion in the "testing" repo, I 
>> thought I'd ask here if someone was already working on doing this.
> Just off the top of my head, I would say - please post the specs here :)

OK, I've thrown some information up on a website (including the spec):


Look forward to feedback (and help with those RPM macros!)   :-)


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